About OPCS
Subcommittee 7 ( Buried Lines)
Dr. Slavin is an active member and participant on the Accredited Standards Committee ASC-O5 ("ANSI-O5") for wood poles and products. He is a Charter Member of the North American Society for Trenchless Technology, has been instrumental in the development of directional drilling standards through the American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM), and participates in training activities for the directional drilling industry provided by the Center for Underground Infrastructure Research and Education (CUIRE) at The University of Texas at Arlington. In addition to the ASTM, Dr. Slavin is a member of the Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers (IEEE), American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), and Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers (SCTE).

Subcommittee 5 (Overhead Lines -Strength and Loading)
Standards Activities
Intepretations Subcommittee